30 years of playing,Accoustic,Blues,Jamrock in bands,My best friend was a musician who played everything and had a superb voice besides, he inspired me to pick up guitar and bass
What was the first concert you ever went to?
Jerry Jeff Walker and Jimmy Buffett
What gear do you use?
I have 14 Cigar boxes,3 and 4 strings, with varying sounds ,looks,and playability.Most are for playing slide 2 or 3 are for fingerstyle,.also have alapsteel,and aFender mandolin,takamine 12 string ! Regal Steel,1Regal resonator...My amps,Roland Microcube,,Line 6 15 watt,Fender Blues jr, 50 watt,.like them all,but prob Humidor guitars 4 string made from an Arturo Fuente box,Single coil pickup.Crybaby wahwah,Snarling Dogs Distortion,Rocktron Delay,Behringer Tremelo
What are you looking for from Fandalism?
A place to share music
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
My best friend in high school... Steve Parks, He Played everything and had a golden voice on top of it.
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
Have been a solo acoustic artist then in a duet,Then in acoustic rock ,then delta blues band ,,Jamrock bands, last year had a short gig in a Dead cover band as a bassist .Had first CBG gig last Sat ,me and my looper,Blues slide
If you could jam with anyone, who would it be?
What's the biggest audience you ever performed to? What's the smallest?
largest, maybe 1200 people, smallest,maybe 8....a 420 show afew years back playin bass for a Dead cover band.Outside,killer day superb crowd.....Played at a Cigar Box Guitar Fest last year that was pretty sweet too..
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?
James McMurtry Whered You Hide the Body ? Best Songwriter on the planet